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What's the prerequisite?

Jimmy Chiu
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Joined: Feb 08, 2003
Posts: 58
Can somebody tell me whether this Architect Certificate is all about J2EE, what is the prerequisite test for this certificate? I did visit Sun’s virtual path page, but didn’t get it.
Please explain to me.
Thanks a lot.

Byron Estes
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Joined: Feb 21, 2002
Posts: 313
It's all about J2EE and more...
Check out the following link to the exam objectives
Good Luck!

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Whod Prompt

Joined: Mar 20, 2003
Posts: 10
I was reading a list of certifications and it seems the architech can make a difference from the programmer certification and the developer certication.
Would I need to pass both programmer certification and developer certification in order to take the architech exam?
Shankar Shanmugam

Joined: Sep 12, 2001
Posts: 23
What is the version of J2EE/EJB covered in the SCEAJ exam.
Thanks in Advance.

Shankar Shanmugam<br />Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2 Platform<br />Sun Certified Developer for Java 2 Platform<br />Email:<br /> "Walking on water and building IT Architecture from <br /> specification are easy if and only if both are frozen"<br />-----------------------------------------------
Al Newman
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Joined: Mar 30, 2003
Posts: 716
Two answers:
There is no formal prerequisite for the SCEA exam.
I think the first version of Part I is based upon EJB 1.1, but it seems that you can use EJB 2.0 for the project.
Sun is going to be beta-testing the second version of the SCEA very *soon*, maybe beginning next month. I expect them to upgrade Part I to reflect EJB 2.0 and perhaps 2.1. Don't know what impact the change will have on the assignment.

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